U.S. Global Investors World Precious Minerals Fund Institutional Class SharesUNWIX

6.33
0.070 / 1.12%
5.83 - 9.64+0.23
NAV in USDNAV change52-week range3-yr sharpe ratio
As of market close May 26 2017.

Total returns on $10,000

As of Apr 30 2017. Fund performance

Objective

The investment seeks long-term growth of capital plus protection against inflation and monetary instability. Under normal market conditions, the fund will invest at least 80% of its net assets in equity and equity-related securities of companies principally engaged in the exploration for, or mining and processing of, precious minerals such as gold, silver, platinum group, palladium, as well as diamonds. The fund also may purchase call and put options, and enter into covered option writing transactions. In addition, the fund may invest up to 15% of its net assets in illiquid securities. It is non-diversified.

Profile

Fund typeOpen Ended Investment Company
Investment style (stocks)
Market Cap: Small
Investment Style: Growth
Morningstar categoryEquity Precious Metals
Launch date01/03/2010
Price currencyUSD
DomicileUnited States
SymbolUNWIX
Manager & start date
Frank Holmes
04/06/1999
Ralph Aldis
31/12/2001

Investment

Pricing frequencyDaily
Total net assets
3.09m USDAs of Apr 30 2017
Net expense ratio2.71%
Front end load--
Deferred load--
Redemption fee0.05%
Min. initial investment1,000,000 USD
Min. additional investment--
Initial IRA--
Additional IRA--
Available for saleUnited States

Diversification

Asset type

Non-US stock
86.15%
Other
9.47%
Cash
3.88%
US stock
0.50%
US bond
0.00%
Non-US bond
0.00%

Top 5 sectors

Basic Materials
77.48%
Consumer Defensive
0.02%

Top 5 Regions

Canada
80.47%
Australasia
5.40%
United States
0.50%
Latin America
0.26%
Africa
0.02%
Sector and region weightings are calculated using only long position holdings of the portfolio.Sector & regional holdings

Top 5 holdings

Company1 year
change
Portfolio
weight
Long
allocation
Klondex Mines Ltd
KDX:TOR
+2.65%19.84%
Barsele Minerals Corp
BME:CVE
+9.86%5.62%
Tristar Gold Inc--3.61%
Pretium Resources Inc
PVG:TOR
+33.37%3.23%
Gran Colombia Gold Cv 6%--2.43%
Data delayed at least 15 minutes, as of Dec 31 2016. Top 10 holdings

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